Brett Neely appears in the following:
Sunday, February 07, 2021
After an election that saw record voter turnout, some GOP state lawmakers are proposing a wave of new voting laws that would effectively make it more difficult to vote in future elections.
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
President-elect Joe Biden called on Americans to unite this holiday season amid the pandemic. Minutes earlier, President Trump repeated baseless claims about the election being "rigged."
Friday, October 02, 2020
No one in the immediate ranking of officials who might need to succeed the president has tested positive.
Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Joe Biden and the Democratic National Committee raised a combined $282 million in the last quarter, compared with $266 million for President Trump and the Republican National Committee.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Elections are run by state and local governments, and it's unclear what legal means the president would have to withhold funds from the states.
Thursday, May 14, 2020
The District of Columbia and Maryland say Trump is violating the emoluments clauses of the Constitution that prohibit the president from receiving gifts or favors from foreign and state governments.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Approximately 400,000 people voted in person in Wisconsin after courts and GOP lawmakers rebuffed proposals to postpone the election or conduct it by mail.
Monday, April 06, 2020
Citing public health concerns due to the coronavirus pandemic, Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers had tried to postpone the election.
Thursday, April 02, 2020
While limited in-person voting will take place on April 7, absentee ballots won't be due to election offices until April 13.
Wednesday, April 01, 2020
Despite the coronavirus outbreak and a dire shortage of poll workers, Wisconsin is still going forward with a statewide election on April 7.
Monday, March 16, 2020
The governor ultimately turned to a state public health official to issue an order shutting down the primary after a judge said postponing the vote at the last minute would set "a terrible precedent."
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
As the number of confirmed coronavirus cases continues to climb, election officials and candidates are weighing how to make sure the political process doesn't become the next casualty of the virus.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
More than 40% believe the U.S. is not very prepared to keep this year's election safe. The results paint a picture of a polarized electorate wary about what it reads and the fairness of elections.
Thursday, October 17, 2019
The decision is sure to renew debate about President Trump's unprecedented decision to maintain ownership of the Trump Organization after taking the oath of office.
Friday, September 13, 2019
The majority does not rule in the Senate, and that has some Democrats — including presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren — pushing to change how things work. Others warn that could backfire.
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Lowering gun violence was one issue on which Democratic presidential candidates spoke with nearly one voice. But researchers question the effectiveness of some of the Democrats' proposals.
Monday, April 01, 2019
The announcement followed a commitment by Attorney General William Barr to release a redacted version of Mueller's report by the middle of April.
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Leslie McCrae Dowless was charged with obstructing justice for allegedly collecting absentee ballots for the GOP candidate in a congressional election.
Sunday, February 10, 2019
"We are tired of the shutdowns and the showdowns, of the gridlock and the grandstanding," said Klobuchar, who was reelected to her third Senate term in 2018.
Friday, December 28, 2018
Even as public distaste for gerrymandering led to a wave of successful ballot initiatives this fall, plenty of lawmakers are still trying to make sure they control how political boundaries are drawn.